Brandt

Broussard

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Infield
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 160lbs.
Class: Junior
City/State: Baton Rouge, La.
High School: University HS
Other College: Delgado CC
Experience: Junior College

Bio

Talented players that is a strong contender for the starting role at second base ... knows the game inside and out and should make an immediate impact upon the LSU program ... hit .294 (30-for-102) in the summer of 2017 for the Danville (Ill.) Dans of the Prospect League – a summer collegiate league – with seven doubles, two homers, 16 RBI and 15 stolen bases ... product of the same Delgado Community College program that produced Cole Freeman, LSU’s second baseman in 2016 and 2017 ... Brandt is the son of Burke Broussard, the starting second baseman for LSU’s first College World Series team in 1986.

Prior to LSU
Batted .429 with two home runs, 16 doubles, three triples, two home runs and 15 stolen bases with a .531 on-base percentage last season at Delgado CC ... committed only six errors during the year ... named the National Junior College Athletic Association Player of the Week during the 2017 season, when batted .567 in one week with 17 hits ... named to the Dean’s List at Delgado with a 3.8 cumulative GPA ... batted .404 with 43 stolen bases (school record) and a .991 fielding percentage (only four errors) in his senior year of high school at University High ... an all-state, two-time all-district and two-time all-metro selection in high school ... also a first-team all-district selection in football (wide receiver) at University HS ... earned Academic All-State recognition in both baseball and football.

Personal
Full name is Brandt Andrew Broussard ... parents are Burke and Myra Broussard ... father played second base at LSU in 1985 and 1986 and now works as a teacher and coach at the LSU Laboratory School ... mother is the elementary school principal at the LSU Laboratory School ... has two older sisters, Blakeley and Brooke, and one younger sister, Brittany ... on attending LSU – “My family has always had very strong ties to LSU since my father played here, and it’s always been a dream of mine to get to play in my hometown at LSU.” ... majoring in general business at LSU ... born September 1, 1995, in Baton Rouge, La.

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